Crime Statistics for Bishopsteignton, Teignbridge, Devon, 2024

There were a total of 5 street level crime incidents in Bishopsteignton in March 2024. See where they were on the map below and broken down by categories. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Other Theft.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Bishopsteignton, this category is usually the largest in any urban area. This is partly because 'Violent Crime' covers so many offences compared to say Burglary

Crime CategoryIncidents
Violent Crime3
Other Theft1
Other Crime1
All Crime5

Map of street level crime incidents in March 2024

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Bishopsteignton. This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

Where Police data is not specific to an address for privacy reasons, most roads are represented by 1 to 2 markers or clusters. However, this should be enough to ascertain if the road you live in or are thinking of moving to, is a crime hot spot. The only exception could be where there is a large cluster of a single crime category on a street, as this could but not necessarily be related to multiple incidents at one address.



Crime incidents in neighbouring areas to Bishopsteignton

We've taken the ten nearest places to Bishopsteignton and ranked them by the number of crime incidents in each. This should allow you to see if Bishopsteignton has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Buckland (2.24 miles)152
Teignmouth (2.48 miles)89
Newtake (2.24 miles)58
Rydon (1.86 miles)57
Netherton (1.39 miles)24
Ash Hill (0.62 miles)6
Ashwell (0.88 miles)5
Bishopsteignton5
Combeinteignhead (1.24 miles)3
Stokeinteignhead (1.96 miles)3

4.47%
of Bishopsteignton residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census



Where are the most violent places near Bishopsteignton?

The category of crime that most concerns people is violent crime. We have taken the ten nearest place to Bishopsteignton and ranked them according to the number of violent incidents in the 'best fit' Policing neighbourhood.

LocationViolent Incidents
Buckland53
Teignmouth38
Newtake24
Rydon24
Netherton9
Ash Hill4
Ashwell3
Bishopsteignton3
Stokeinteignhead2
Combeinteignhead0

How likely are you to be a victim of crime in Bishopsteignton?

Every two years the government publishes the Index of Multiple Deprivation. One of those domains is crime, more precisely, how likely you are to be the victim of a what is known as 'personal crime', such as muggings or burglary. The governemnt publish these statitsics down to the Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) or in simple geographic terms, a few roads. These statistics are also published on a ward level as an average of the LSOAs in that area. We have taken the average rank and converted it into a more accessble form, a score out of 100. Where the higher the score, the more likely you are in Bishopsteignton to be a victim of personal crime. Note that the following score has been generated from the 2019 statistics. At the time of writing, these have not been updated by the government during and since the COVID 19 pandemic.

How does crime in Bishopsteignton compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Bishopsteignton and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Resident in Bishopsteignton have the lowest likelyhood of being a victim of personal crime in the area. The ward with the lowest likelyhood is Bushell.

#WardScore
1Bushell66
2College58
3Teignmouth West42
4Kersell-with-Combe39
5Teignmouth Central37
6Buckland & Milber35
7Teignmouth East32
8Kingsteignton West31
9Kingsteignton East21
10Shaldon & Stokeinteignhead20
11Bishopsteignton8

Which road in Bishopsteignton has the highest level of crime?

We have used the Index of Multiple Deprivation to find the Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) in Bishopsteignton with the highest crime score. Accoding to the 2019 statistics, that is in and around Fore Street.

Last updated: March 2024
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